Men in Trouble – Harun Farocki and Antje Ehmann

18 November 2018 — 11 January 2019

Harun Farocki, The double face of Peter Lorre, 1984

àngels barcelona presents one film by Harun Farocki and two video installations by Antje Ehmann and Harun Farocki:

Harun Farocki
“The Double Face of Peter Lorre” (1984, 16 mm transferred to digital file, col., b/w, 59 min.)
Using photographs and film extracts, this film reconstructs the ups and downs of Lorre’s career, taking into consideration the economic imperatives and workings of the film industry at the time.

Harun Farocki and Antje Ehmann
“Dubbing” (2006, video, col., sound, 3 min.)
A soliloquy by Robert de Niro. The same image, the words in seven languages.

Harun Farocki and Antje Ehmann
“Feasting or Flying”(2008, 6 videos, b/w & colour, sound, 24 min.)
A deconstruction of the tragic male hero in cinema.